Abdul Salam, a 31-year-old hard working farmer is now in police custody. He was arrested by the police on Tuesday for allegedly butchering his Six year old son in order to sell his body parts for cash.

Residents said that the boy went missing all of a sudden and this got the community vigilante of the area to conduct a search of the little boy.

While the search was going on, it happened that the father Abdul Salam butchered his son and removed some part of him as the above and below photos illustrates.

When interrogated Mr Salam confessed to the crime, said he murdered his son and took some parts to sell, specifically his head and leg.

The community vigilante handed the matter to the police.

The incident took place at  Adidaase near Amanso Amenfi in Wassa Amenfi of western region, Ghana.

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